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TastingBritain.co.uk - Relaunch Of Brasserie Blanc Southbank, London

Food News – Brasserie Blanc, Southbank, Refurbishment

Brasserie Blanc recently redesigned and relaunched their flagship on the Southbank (Southblanc?) and Tasting Britain got an invite down to see what interior design agency Blacksheep had done with the place (answer: emphasis on the casual dining element, the addition of a cocktail
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Food news Cornwall

Shiver me timbers – Rum tasting at The Brig, Falmouth

With its rich history of sailing and the third natural deepest harbour in the world, Falmouth in Cornwall is home to many a swashbuckling pirate! Since their opening last year, The Brig, Falmouth have created a secret cellar bar that feels just like the boughs of an old pirate
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Fifteen Cornwall at the Idle Rocks

Fifteen Cornwall at The Idle Rocks

Jamie Oliver’s chefing apprentice school Fifteen has built up an impressive name for itself since its inception and it has joined forces with one of the county’s most luxury resorts The Idle Rocks Hotel in St. Mawes for a special charity event being held at The
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TastingBritain.co.uk - Serious Pig/Charcuterie Board bar launch, Peckham, London

Food News – The Serious Pig Gets Serious In Peckham

Who are they? If you aren’t familiar with them, the Serious Pig is a British based salami company that operates out of Peckham, south London. Founded by George Rice and Jonny Bradshaw in 2009, the pair wanted to come up with a snack that essentially wasn’t full of
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UK SME market is filling up with food

The UK SME market has boomed over the past decade, with the technology market especially making its mark on the world. But the technology market may need to watch out as a new list, showing the top 100 most promising SMEs in the UK, reveals more companies from the food and
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Cake and Bake wonderland hits the capital this weekend

This weekend the Cake & Bake show arrives in London once more. Head down to ExCeL for the UK’s biggest baking show, packed full of deliciously sweet treats, celebrity appearances and more stalls and shops that you can shake your wooden spoon at.  Some of this
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Veggie food festival heaven VegfestUK returns to London

The VegfestUK London annual vegan food festival is hitting the capital on October 10th-11th bringing with it some seriously indulgent veggie delicacies. VegfestUK originally started in Bristol in 2003 and has since expanded to Brighton in 2009 and London in 2013. The London event
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Food News: Chuku’s – Nigerian Tapas is now a thing

Dan: What do you think about Nigerian food…? In a bid to change people’s perceptions of Nigeria, siblings Emeka and Ifeyinwa Frederick last month launched Chuku’s, a Nigerian-inspired tapas lounge at Clapton’s Palm2.   The pair has put their own spin on
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tasting britain - wychwood hakaroo

News – Watch out, here comes the Hakaroo!

Dom: If you’ve been following us recently, you’ll remember that we were documenting the progress of Wychwood Brewery while they create a beer for Nicholson’s Pubs Beer Festival happening later this month… Just to recap, each brewery had to select
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TastingBritain.co.uk - Launch @ Dirty Martini Islington, Angel, London

News – Dirty Martini Opens In Islington – Our Rick Goes For A Quick Drink…

Something’s stirring in Islington… Rick: Dirty Martini, the capital’s vibrant (and increasingly fashionable) bar group, has brought its brand of decadent nightlife zeal to locations such as Bishopsgate, Clapham, Covent Garden, Hanover Square and St Paul’s.
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